South African Resources

South African Resources for Mental Health

Organisation Services provided Website
South African Depression and Anxiety Group Telephone help and referrals for depression and anxiety
FAMSA Family and relationship counselling
LifeLine Telephonic and face-to-face counselling
South African Sexual Health Association Information and referrals for sexual concerns
Compassionate friends Bereavement and grief support for parents who have lost children
Narcotics anonymous 12 step drug abuse programmes
Gender Dynamix Resources and support for transgendered people
Nar anon For family & friends affected by drug abuse
Alcoholics Anonymous 12 step programme for alcoholics
POWA Help for abused women
Childline Counselling and support for children
SANCA In-patient and out-patient assistance for alcohol and drug abuse
Gauteng Mental Health Society Focuses on mental health with regard to deinstitutionalisation and psychosocial rehabilitation